today in watch that as if i were participating as well, in honoring the president. back then as a reporter, one had to keep his or her emotions intact. we had to be the eyes and ears for the public and not become part of the emotional stream at that time. so this was cathartic, i think, for lots of people, myself included and certainly the citizenry of dallas and united states. >> bill, that's beautiful. thank you so much for sharing your first-hand experience and your remembrances with us today. we appreciate it. we also want to bring in now geraldo rivera. he, of course, hosted "geraldo at large." you were a college student when all of this was happening. tell us your memories. >> allison, just watching, i had a feeling oddly, i thought of john lennon. i thought of john being assassinated in 1980, 17 years after the 35th president of the united states. and in both their cases, john f.